Clearing A Path

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© Andrea Petersen
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Photo Info
UploadedMarch 7, 2013
TakenMarch 5, 2013
MakeNikon Corporation
Exposure1/100 sec at f/16
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length23 mm

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The invisible things of Him from the creation of the world are clearly seen being understood by the things that are made. Romans 1: 20

When spring brings us green
It will be for the right reason.
A path not yet clearly seen...
Will be revealed in due season,
Ere' the grass we'll need to mow,
Becomes visible neath' the snow.
Poetry by me AJP

My husband was just beginning to snow blow our long over 1/8 of a mile driveway when I
shot this image of him March 5th outside of our house. We had more snow with freezing
rain on the evening of the 8th which kept up until the 9th leaving our driveway in a big
sloppy mess that is now frozen over like a skating rink.

On the 10th after I re-submitted a second effort to replace with this shot on the fitness theme
it is snowing again....But the good news is that spring is on its way and none too soon:)
My husband is very fit at 72 years old to be able to snow blow a driveway that long with the
accumulation of snow that we've had this winter from the many snow storms.

Thank you so much Donald Garrett for the courtesy of the spotlight..Very appreciated!

Thank you also JanElle (Heather) for nominating this picture...Very appreciated!

21 responses

  • rekha nag

    rekha nag gave props (7 Mar 2013):

    lovely shot!!

  • Nancy Richard

    Nancy Richard gave props (7 Mar 2013):

    Love that huge tree and the framing.

  • Geoff Plant

    Geoff Plant gave props (7 Mar 2013):

    Fabulous shot well spotted and captured

  • Fred Moskey

    Fred Moskey gave props (7 Mar 2013):

    Great shot but that fallen tree looks quite dangerous!

  • Susan Littlefield

    Susan Littlefield gave props (7 Mar 2013):

    Oh my! I hope you don't get too much more snow....poor Dorsey must be getting tired of manning the snowblower!! A wonderful shot!


    ROCIO GUILLEN gave props (7 Mar 2013):

    Nice! I find beautiful the place you live in!

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (7 Mar 2013):

    Wow, that's a lot of work!!! Gorgeous capture Andrea!!!

  • Heather Mellon

    Heather Mellon gave props (7 Mar 2013):

    I love the see through view in this beautiful candid capture! Hope your weather perks up soon.

  • Paperini Renato

    Paperini Renato gave props (7 Mar 2013):

    Striking the arch formed by bent shaft. The snow adds to the charm!

  • Donald Garrett

    Donald Garrett gave props (7 Mar 2013):

    I don't think you could have composed this shot any better! One of the very best of its type I have ever seen.

  • Joy B

    Joy B gave props (7 Mar 2013):

    Gorgeous Andrea, but that's a lot of snow!

  • Richard Knight

    Richard Knight gave props (7 Mar 2013):

    Ruggedly handsome photo!

  • Maggie Posh

    Maggie Posh (Deleted) said (7 Mar 2013):

    Excellent capture and details, i like how the tree is Arched over, it add a kind of Mystery to the the shot, I am a huge fan of snow, i still love to run around it like a Big Kid !

  • Tomma Henckel

    Tomma Henckel gave props (7 Mar 2013):

    This is wonderful. Looks almost like sisyphus work, though.

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen said (7 Mar 2013):

    "sisyphus work" I don't know too much about Tomma since I am not versed in mythology but
    because I am curious I did look it up to see what it meant:)...Thank you all for your comments..

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker   gave props (7 Mar 2013):

    love how that path pulls you right into the photo! nicely done.

  • Ann Reece

    Ann Reece   gave props (7 Mar 2013):

    Even though your huge weeping willow tree came down, it still provides beauty. Dorsey has his work cut out for him to keep paths open for you to get in and out of your place. This is an excellent photo, very well composed and interesting.

  • Raymond Fausel

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  • Evelyne Schulte

    Evelyne Schulte gave props (9 Mar 2013):

    The tree is wonderful! ... and I know what you mean, it will be snowing again here next week

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (17 Mar 2013):

    This Model of excellence is a perfect FIT for JPG's Theme Park!

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